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Trump’s Syria-Kurds move gets results — quick and negative

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. must escape the “Endless Wars” in the Middle East, President Donald Trump repeatedly declares. Mission accomplished, at least in the shortest of short terms. … Read full article:: Trump’s Syria-Kurds move gets results — ...→

Trump’s Syria-Kurds move gets results — quick and negative

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. must escape the “Endless Wars” in the Middle East, President Donald Trump repeatedly declares. Mission accomplished, at least in the shortest of short terms. … Read full article:: Trump’s Syria-Kurds move gets results — ...→

Trump: ABC News Airing Fake Syria Bombing Video is a 'Real Disgrace'

Trump: ABC News Airing Fake Syria Bombing Video is a 'Real Disgrace'

President Donald Trump on Monday evening ripped ABC News for airing a video that purportedly showed a recent Turkish military operation against Kurdish civilians in northern Syria, which actually appears to have been filmed at a Kentucky gun range in 2017. Read full article:: Trump: ABC News Airing Fake Syria Bombin...→

Iran says even Trump admits Middle East wars were the

Iran says even Trump admits Middle East wars were the "worst decision" as the U.S. exits Syria

Iran's national security adviser said that President Donald Trump and his officials have revealed "some truths which the country's governing body previously lacked the courage to accept and express." Read full article:: Iran says even Trump admits Middle East ...→

‘Salute and move on’: Army chief warns troops grumbling over Trump Syria withdrawal

‘Salute and move on’: Army chief warns troops grumbling over Trump Syria withdrawal

Army Secretary Ryan D. McCarthy offered a pointed reminder to the troops Monday about obeying their commander in chief, amid open grumbling and criticism from current and former military members over President Trump’s abrupt decision to pull out of Syria last week. Read full article:: ‘Salute and move on’: Army chief warns t...→

Mitch McConnell Slams Trump Again on Syria

Mitch McConnell Slams Trump Again on Syria

Saying "withdrawing American leadership" from the region "would only make a troubling situation much worse," Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., again ripped President Donald Trump's decision on Syria on Monday. Read full article:: Mitch McConnell Slams Trump Again on Syr...→

Robert Reich: Trump is selling out America in Syria and beyond | Opinion

Robert Reich: Trump is selling out America in Syria and beyond | Opinion

Just consider Trump Towers Istanbul and remember: President Donald Trump's foreign policy decisions are always about Trump. Read full article:: Robert Reich: Trump is selling out Ameri...→

Trump to impose sanctions on Turkey over actions in Syria

Trump to impose sanctions on Turkey over actions in Syria

10/14/2019 04:46 PM EDT... President Donald Trump announced Monday that he will issue an executive order imposing “powerful” sanctions against Turkey for its incursion into northeast Syria. Read full article:: Trump to impose sanctions on Turkey over...→

Republican Rep says Kurds allying with Syrian government

Republican Rep says Kurds allying with Syrian government "not an ideal outcome," but blames Congress over Trump

Following Trump's order to withdraw U.S. forces, the Kurds have allied with the Iranian and Russian-backed government of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad. Read full article:: Republican Rep says Kurds allying with S...→

Trump: Troops Leaving Syria Fight ISIS Revival in Region

President Donald Trump says the 1,000 American troops leaving Syria will remain in the region to help prevent revival of Islamic State.... Read full article:: Trump: Troops Leaving Syria Fight ISIS R...→

Trump to impose sanctions on Turkey amid GOP blowback to Syria troop withdrawal

Trump to impose sanctions on Turkey amid GOP blowback to Syria troop withdrawal

President Donald Trump said Monday he plans to sanction Turkey, a move apparently prompted after numerous Republican lawmakers repudiated him for withdrawing U.S. forces from Syria to make way for Turkey’s military operation. Read full article:: Trump to impose sanctions on Turkey amid...→

Nancy Pelosi says she and Lindsey Graham agree on resolution to block Trump on Syria

Nancy Pelosi says she and Lindsey Graham agree on resolution to block Trump on Syria

Senator Lindsey Graham has been trying to dissuade the president from withdrawing all the remaining U.S. troops from Syria Read full article:: Nancy Pelosi says she and Lindsey Graham...→

Trump and Erdogan

Trump and Erdogan "just got played" by Putin says terrorism expert, as Kurds in Syria strike a deal with Russia and Bashar al-Assad

Michael S. Smith II said that by allowing the Turkish invasion into northeastern Syria, Trump and Erdogan have played into Putin's hands. Read full article:: Trump and Erdogan "just got played" by P...→

Fox News host says Trump

Fox News host says Trump "must realize he made a huge mistake" withdrawing troops from Syria

The president, who regularly watches and retweets positive sentiments voiced on the network, quickly responded to the comments made by "Fox & Friends" co-host Brian Kilmeade. Read full article:: Fox News host says Trump "must realize h...→

Syria Live Updates: Assad’s Forces Move Into Area Hit by Turkey

Syria Live Updates: Assad’s Forces Move Into Area Hit by Turkey

Hours after reaching an agreement with Kurdish forces, the Syrian Army entered a key town near the Turkish border — a significant shift in the power dynamic. Read full article:: Syria Live Updates: Assad’s Forces Move ...→

Jim Hanson: To halt fighting between Turkey and Kurds in Syria and prevent return of ISIS, US must do THIS

Jim Hanson: To halt fighting between Turkey and Kurds in Syria and prevent return of ISIS, US must do THIS

Trump is right to oppose endless wars, but we must not cede the battlefield in Syria to our enemies and let ISIS create a new caliphate. Read full article:: Jim Hanson: To halt fighting between Tur...→

Kurds look to Syria for protection after U.S. pullout

Kurds look to Syria for protection after U.S. pullout

Turkish military personal carriers drive back from the Syrian border on Saturday. | Burak Kara/Getty Images... 10/13/2019 07:32 PM EDT Read full article:: Kurds look to Syria for protection after...→

Esper says Trump orders US troops to leave northern Syria | WTOP

Esper says Trump orders US troops to leave northern Syria | WTOP

WASHINGTON (AP) — Defense Secretary Mark Esper says President Donald Trump has ordered all U.S. troops in northern Syria to move south, but not leave the country. Esper tells CBS’ “Face the Nation” Read full article:: Esper says Trump orders US troops to lea...→

Opinion | Trump Is Making Syria, and the Middle East, More Dangerous

Opinion | Trump Is Making Syria, and the Middle East, More Dangerous

As desperate Kurds ally with Assad, the specter of the Islamic State threatens again, and American power dims. Read full article:: Opinion | Trump Is Making Syria, and the...→

Trump doubles down on Syria withdrawal as criticism continues

Trump doubles down on Syria withdrawal as criticism continues

President Trump doubled down on his plan to pull remaining U.S. troops out of Syria — a move critics worry will jeopardize American allies and embolden enemies in the region. “As I have said,… Read full article:: Trump doubles down on Syria withdrawal a...→

Bashar Assad sends Syria troops to aid Kurds against Turkey

Syrian President Bashar Assad’s troops returned to northern Syria on Monday to back up Kurdish forces in their increasingly desperate fight with the Turkish military, marking a major geopolitical turning point for the region and sparking a fresh wave of bipartisan criticism over President Trump’s decision to pull U.S. forces out of the fight. Read full article:: Bashar Assad sends Syria troops to aid K...→

Trump Details Sanctions on Turkey in Response to Syria Attacking Kurds

Trump Details Sanctions on Turkey in Response to Syria Attacking Kurds

PrTrump said he would issue an executive order imposing economic sanctions on Turkey after Erdoğan invaded Syria to attack the Kurds. Read full article:: Trump Details Sanctions on Turkey in Res...→

Who Are the Kurds, and Why Is Turkey Attacking Them in Syria?

Who Are the Kurds, and Why Is Turkey Attacking Them in Syria?

Why did Turkey invade? Why did America leave? How did the Kurds gain so much land? We answer 10 key questions about the Turkish invasion of northern Syria. Read full article:: Who Are the Kurds, and Why Is Turkey Att...→

Trump says he’ll impose sanctions on Turkey for Syria invasion

Trump says he’ll impose sanctions on Turkey for Syria invasion

President Trump on Monday said he would “soon” be issuing an executive order to impose sanctions on Turkey for invading Syria — which happened days after he announced the US was clearing the way by… Read full article:: Trump says he’ll impose sanctions on Tur...→

The Latest: Trump orders new sanctions on Turkey over Syria

The Latest: Trump orders new sanctions on Turkey over Syria

President Donald Trump says he's issuing new sanctions against Turkey, halting trade negotiations and raising steel tariffs in an effort to pressure Ankara to stop its ongoing offensive attack in Syria against Kurdish forces it views as a terrorist threat Read full article:: The Latest: Trump orders new sanctions o...→

Trump says the 1,000 American troops leaving Syria will remain in the region to help prevent revival of Islamic State | WTOP

Trump says the 1,000 American troops leaving Syria will remain in the region to help prevent revival of Islamic State | WTOP

President Donald Trump says the 1,000 American troops leaving Syria will remain in the region to help prevent revival of Islamic State. Read full article:: Trump says the 1,000 American troops lea...→

US Withdrawal From Syria a Betrayal of Kurds and Bad Policy

US Withdrawal From Syria a Betrayal of Kurds and Bad Policy

During the United Nations General Assembly last month president Trump in his speech pointed out that, "The future does not belong to globalists. The future belongs to patriots." Read full article:: US Withdrawal From Syria a Betrayal of K...→

Video: Trump tweets about fighting in Syria

Video: Trump tweets about fighting in Syria

President Donald Trump tweeted that he would sanction Turkey and that "Never ending wars will end!" Read full article:: Video: Trump tweets about fighting in Sy...→

Lindsey Graham says Turkey's Erdogan

Lindsey Graham says Turkey's Erdogan "misjudged Trump" over Syria "and he sure as hell misjudged me"

The South Carolina senator and Trump ally slammed the president last week over the withdrawal of U.S. military support in Syria. Read full article:: Lindsey Graham says Turkey's Erdogan "mi...→

Trump Followed His Gut on Syria. Calamity Came Fast.

Trump Followed His Gut on Syria. Calamity Came Fast.

All the warnings were there. But President Trump’s reliance on his instincts, and his relationships, led him to ignore the consequences of a move that has emboldened Russia, Iran and the Islamic State. Read full article:: Trump Followed His Gut on Syria. Calamit...→

Trump: ‘Big sanctions on Turkey coming!’; president defiant in response to Syria criticism

Trump: ‘Big sanctions on Turkey coming!’; president defiant in response to Syria criticism

President Trump signaled Monday that “big sanctions” will hit Turkey in response to the NATO ally’s decision to bombard U.S.-allied Kurds in northern Syria. Read full article:: Trump: ‘Big sanctions on Turkey coming!’...→

Kurds strike a deal with Putin and Assad in Syria:

Kurds strike a deal with Putin and Assad in Syria: "We had to choose between compromises and the genocide of our people"

It comes as further criticism was heaped on President Donald Trump—his actions described as "careless and callous" by former diplomat Brett McGurk. Read full article:: Kurds strike a deal with Putin and Assad...→

U.S.-based Kurds seek alliance with Syria, Russia to fend off Turkey’s military advance

U.S.-based Kurds seek alliance with Syria, Russia to fend off Turkey’s military advance

President Trump on Sunday ordered another pullback of U.S. troops inside Syria as a Turkish military invasion gains steam and the geopolitical situation deteriorates, with American-backed Kurdish forces now pursuing an alliance with Moscow and the government of Syrian dictator Bashar Assad. Read full article:: U.S.-based Kurds seek alliance with Syri...→

Dems to Offer Joint Resolution Urging Trump to Reverse Syria Withdrawal

President Donald Trump's decision to withdraw U.S. troops from northeastern Syria ahead of a military incursion announced by Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has caused intense bipartisan backlash, and congressional Democrats will offer a resolution to urge Trump to... Read full article:: Dems to Offer Joint Resolution Urging Tr...→

Trump Orders Full Withdrawal of US Troops From Northern Syria

Trump Orders Full Withdrawal of US Troops From Northern Syria

President Donald Trump has ordered all U.S. troops to withdraw from the country's north to avoid a bloody conflict between Turkey and U.S.-backed Kurdish fighters that "gets worse by the hour," Defense Secretary Mark Esper said. Read full article:: Trump Orders Full Withdrawal of US Troop...→

Turkey may have invaded Syria anyway even if Trump kept forces there, Brit Hume says

Turkey may have invaded Syria anyway even if Trump kept forces there, Brit Hume says

Turkish President Recep Erdogan may have ordered an incursion into Syria whether or not President Trump kept a small contingent of American forces there, according to Brit Hume. Read full article:: Turkey may have invaded Syria anyway eve...→

Trump orders Turkey sanctions; US scrambles for Syria exit

Targeting Turkey's economy, President Donald Trump announced sanctions Monday aimed at restraining the Turks' assault against Kurdish fighters and civilians in Syria -- an assault... Read full article:: Trump orders Turkey sanctions; US scramb...→

Trump orders Turkey sanctions; U.S. scrambles for Syria exit

Trump orders Turkey sanctions; U.S. scrambles for Syria exit

WASHINGTON — Targeting Turkey's economy, President Donald Trump announced sanctions Monday aimed at restraining the Turks' assault against Kurdish fighters and civilians in Syria -- an assault Turkey Read full article:: Trump orders Turkey sanctions; U.S. scra...→

Trump to impose sanctions on Turkey over its actions in northeastern Syria

Trump to impose sanctions on Turkey over its actions in northeastern Syria

President Donald Trump is carrying out his threat to "decimate" the Turkish economy, in the wake of his decision to withdraw U.S. troops from northern Syria. Read full article:: Trump to impose sanctions on Turkey over...→

Trump authorizes sanctions against Turkey amid Syria incursion, calls for end to its 'destabilizing actions'

Trump authorizes sanctions against Turkey amid Syria incursion, calls for end to its 'destabilizing actions'

President Trump announced Monday afternoon that he will soon issue an executive order imposing sanctions on Turkey for its "destabilizing" offensive in Syria, amid a bipartisan outcry over the president's troop pullback earlier this year that endangered U.S.-aligned Kurdish forces. Read full article:: Trump authorizes sanctions against Turke...→

Marine who fought with Kurds blasts Trump move in Syria as betrayal

Marine who fought with Kurds blasts Trump move in Syria as betrayal

"As a guy who has fought alongside the Kurds," said former Marine Col. Andrew Milburn, "on an emotional level this is gut-wrenching." Read full article:: Marine who fought with Kurds blasts Trum...→

Trump: Let Russia, China or ‘Napoleon Bonaparte’ protect Kurds

Trump: Let Russia, China or ‘Napoleon Bonaparte’ protect Kurds

President Trump on Monday continued to defend his decision to withdraw from northern Syria, tweeting that someone else could protect the Kurds, such as Russia, China — or even Napoleon. “After defe… Read full article:: Trump: Let Russia, China or ‘Napoleon Bo...→

Erdogan calls for NATO help in Syria; Trump, EU threaten sanctions - Breitbart

Oct. 14 (UPI) — Syrian forces swept into Kurdish areas in the country’s northeast on Monday amid flashes of fighting in minority-held areas Read full article:: Erdogan calls for NATO help in Syria; Tr...→

Gen. Keane: Trump must tell Turkey to 'stop the killing' in Syria or face retaliation

Gen. Keane: Trump must tell Turkey to 'stop the killing' in Syria or face retaliation

Sanctions against Turkey are a positive step, but President Trump must take immediate and forceful action to deter the invasion of northern Syria, retired Gen. Jack Keane said Monday on "America's Newsroom." Read full article:: Gen. Keane: Trump must tell Turkey to 's...→

Liz Cheney tells Fox News Turkey invaded Syria because Democrats launched impeachment inquiry against Trump

Liz Cheney tells Fox News Turkey invaded Syria because Democrats launched impeachment inquiry against Trump

Trump gave Turkey the green light to invade northeastern Syria after a phone call with Turkish President Erdoğan last Sunday. Read full article:: Liz Cheney tells Fox News Turkey invaded...→

Trump suggests Kurds are letting ISIS militants escape to draw US back into Syria

Trump suggests Kurds are letting ISIS militants escape to draw US back into Syria

President Trump on Monday suggested that Kurds are allowing Islamic State militants escape from prisons to lure the US back into Syria – a day after the administration ordered remaining troop… Read full article:: Trump suggests Kurds are letting ISIS mi...→

Kurds announce deal with Assad after US withdrawal; Trump taunts Hunter Biden

Kurds announce deal with Assad after US withdrawal; Trump taunts Hunter Biden

Ugur Can/DHA via AP)... Good morning and welcome to Fox News First. Here's what you need to know as you start your Monday ... Read full article:: Kurds announce deal with Assad after US ...→

Kurds announce deal with Damascus as Turkey pushes deep into Syria - Breitbart

Kurds announce deal with Damascus as Turkey pushes deep into Syria - Breitbart

Qamishli (Syria) (AFP) – Syria’s Kurds on Sunday announced a groundbreaking deal with Damascus on a Syrian troop deployment near the border Read full article:: Kurds announce deal with Damascus as Tur...→

Trump: ABC News Airing Fake Syria Bombing Video is a 'Real Disgrace'

Trump: ABC News Airing Fake Syria Bombing Video is a 'Real Disgrace'

President Donald Trump on Monday evening ripped ABC News for airing a video that purportedly showed a recent Turkish military operation against Kurdish civilians in northern Syria, which actually appears to have been filmed at a Kentucky gun range in 2017. Read full article:: Trump: ABC News Airing Fake Syria Bombin...→

Turkey may have invaded Syria anyway even if Trump kept forces there, Brit Hume says

Turkey may have invaded Syria anyway even if Trump kept forces there, Brit Hume says

Turkish President Recep Erdogan may have ordered an incursion into Syria whether or not President Trump kept a small contingent of American forces there, according to Brit Hume. Read full article:: Turkey may have invaded Syria anyway eve...→

Trump doubles down on Syria withdrawal as criticism continues

Trump doubles down on Syria withdrawal as criticism continues

President Trump doubled down on his plan to pull remaining U.S. troops out of Syria — a move critics worry will jeopardize American allies and embolden enemies in the region. “As I have said,… Read full article:: Trump doubles down on Syria withdrawal a...→

‘Salute and move on’: Army chief warns troops grumbling over Trump Syria withdrawal

‘Salute and move on’: Army chief warns troops grumbling over Trump Syria withdrawal

Army Secretary Ryan D. McCarthy offered a pointed reminder to the troops Monday about obeying their commander in chief, amid open grumbling and criticism from current and former military members over President Trump’s abrupt decision to pull out of Syria last week. Read full article:: ‘Salute and move on’: Army chief warns t...→

Trump Details Sanctions on Turkey in Response to Syria Attacking Kurds

Trump Details Sanctions on Turkey in Response to Syria Attacking Kurds

PrTrump said he would issue an executive order imposing economic sanctions on Turkey after Erdoğan invaded Syria to attack the Kurds. Read full article:: Trump Details Sanctions on Turkey in Res...→

Robert Reich: Trump is selling out America in Syria and beyond | Opinion

Robert Reich: Trump is selling out America in Syria and beyond | Opinion

Just consider Trump Towers Istanbul and remember: President Donald Trump's foreign policy decisions are always about Trump. Read full article:: Robert Reich: Trump is selling out Ameri...→

Trump orders Turkey sanctions; U.S. scrambles for Syria exit

Trump orders Turkey sanctions; U.S. scrambles for Syria exit

WASHINGTON — Targeting Turkey's economy, President Donald Trump announced sanctions Monday aimed at restraining the Turks' assault against Kurdish fighters and civilians in Syria -- an assault Turkey Read full article:: Trump orders Turkey sanctions; U.S. scra...→

Trump says he’ll impose sanctions on Turkey for Syria invasion

Trump says he’ll impose sanctions on Turkey for Syria invasion

President Trump on Monday said he would “soon” be issuing an executive order to impose sanctions on Turkey for invading Syria — which happened days after he announced the US was clearing the way by… Read full article:: Trump says he’ll impose sanctions on Tur...→

Republican Rep says Kurds allying with Syrian government

Republican Rep says Kurds allying with Syrian government "not an ideal outcome," but blames Congress over Trump

Following Trump's order to withdraw U.S. forces, the Kurds have allied with the Iranian and Russian-backed government of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad. Read full article:: Republican Rep says Kurds allying with S...→

Trump authorizes sanctions against Turkey amid Syria incursion, calls for end to its 'destabilizing actions'

Trump authorizes sanctions against Turkey amid Syria incursion, calls for end to its 'destabilizing actions'

President Trump announced Monday afternoon that he will soon issue an executive order imposing sanctions on Turkey for its "destabilizing" offensive in Syria, amid a bipartisan outcry over the president's troop pullback earlier this year that endangered U.S.-aligned Kurdish forces. Read full article:: Trump authorizes sanctions against Turke...→

Trump says the 1,000 American troops leaving Syria will remain in the region to help prevent revival of Islamic State | WTOP

Trump says the 1,000 American troops leaving Syria will remain in the region to help prevent revival of Islamic State | WTOP

President Donald Trump says the 1,000 American troops leaving Syria will remain in the region to help prevent revival of Islamic State. Read full article:: Trump says the 1,000 American troops lea...→

Trump to impose sanctions on Turkey amid GOP blowback to Syria troop withdrawal

Trump to impose sanctions on Turkey amid GOP blowback to Syria troop withdrawal

President Donald Trump said Monday he plans to sanction Turkey, a move apparently prompted after numerous Republican lawmakers repudiated him for withdrawing U.S. forces from Syria to make way for Turkey’s military operation. Read full article:: Trump to impose sanctions on Turkey amid...→

Trump: Let Russia, China or ‘Napoleon Bonaparte’ protect Kurds

Trump: Let Russia, China or ‘Napoleon Bonaparte’ protect Kurds

President Trump on Monday continued to defend his decision to withdraw from northern Syria, tweeting that someone else could protect the Kurds, such as Russia, China — or even Napoleon. “After defe… Read full article:: Trump: Let Russia, China or ‘Napoleon Bo...→

Video: Trump tweets about fighting in Syria

Video: Trump tweets about fighting in Syria

President Donald Trump tweeted that he would sanction Turkey and that "Never ending wars will end!" Read full article:: Video: Trump tweets about fighting in Sy...→

Trump and Erdogan

Trump and Erdogan "just got played" by Putin says terrorism expert, as Kurds in Syria strike a deal with Russia and Bashar al-Assad

Michael S. Smith II said that by allowing the Turkish invasion into northeastern Syria, Trump and Erdogan have played into Putin's hands. Read full article:: Trump and Erdogan "just got played" by P...→

Gen. Keane: Trump must tell Turkey to 'stop the killing' in Syria or face retaliation

Gen. Keane: Trump must tell Turkey to 'stop the killing' in Syria or face retaliation

Sanctions against Turkey are a positive step, but President Trump must take immediate and forceful action to deter the invasion of northern Syria, retired Gen. Jack Keane said Monday on "America's Newsroom." Read full article:: Gen. Keane: Trump must tell Turkey to 's...→

Trump Followed His Gut on Syria. Calamity Came Fast.

Trump Followed His Gut on Syria. Calamity Came Fast.

All the warnings were there. But President Trump’s reliance on his instincts, and his relationships, led him to ignore the consequences of a move that has emboldened Russia, Iran and the Islamic State. Read full article:: Trump Followed His Gut on Syria. Calamit...→

Trump suggests Kurds are letting ISIS militants escape to draw US back into Syria

Trump suggests Kurds are letting ISIS militants escape to draw US back into Syria

President Trump on Monday suggested that Kurds are allowing Islamic State militants escape from prisons to lure the US back into Syria – a day after the administration ordered remaining troop… Read full article:: Trump suggests Kurds are letting ISIS mi...→

Kurds strike a deal with Putin and Assad in Syria:

Kurds strike a deal with Putin and Assad in Syria: "We had to choose between compromises and the genocide of our people"

It comes as further criticism was heaped on President Donald Trump—his actions described as "careless and callous" by former diplomat Brett McGurk. Read full article:: Kurds strike a deal with Putin and Assad...→

Jim Hanson: To halt fighting between Turkey and Kurds in Syria and prevent return of ISIS, US must do THIS

Jim Hanson: To halt fighting between Turkey and Kurds in Syria and prevent return of ISIS, US must do THIS

Trump is right to oppose endless wars, but we must not cede the battlefield in Syria to our enemies and let ISIS create a new caliphate. Read full article:: Jim Hanson: To halt fighting between Tur...→

Dems to Offer Joint Resolution Urging Trump to Reverse Syria Withdrawal

President Donald Trump's decision to withdraw U.S. troops from northeastern Syria ahead of a military incursion announced by Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has caused intense bipartisan backlash, and congressional Democrats will offer a resolution to urge Trump to... Read full article:: Dems to Offer Joint Resolution Urging Tr...→

Esper says Trump orders US troops to leave northern Syria | WTOP

Esper says Trump orders US troops to leave northern Syria | WTOP

WASHINGTON (AP) — Defense Secretary Mark Esper says President Donald Trump has ordered all U.S. troops in northern Syria to move south, but not leave the country. Esper tells CBS’ “Face the Nation” Read full article:: Esper says Trump orders US troops to lea...→

Opinion | Trump Is Making Syria, and the Middle East, More Dangerous

Opinion | Trump Is Making Syria, and the Middle East, More Dangerous

As desperate Kurds ally with Assad, the specter of the Islamic State threatens again, and American power dims. Read full article:: Opinion | Trump Is Making Syria, and the...→

Iran says even Trump admits Middle East wars were the

Iran says even Trump admits Middle East wars were the "worst decision" as the U.S. exits Syria

Iran's national security adviser said that President Donald Trump and his officials have revealed "some truths which the country's governing body previously lacked the courage to accept and express." Read full article:: Iran says even Trump admits Middle East ...→

Bashar Assad sends Syria troops to aid Kurds against Turkey

Syrian President Bashar Assad’s troops returned to northern Syria on Monday to back up Kurdish forces in their increasingly desperate fight with the Turkish military, marking a major geopolitical turning point for the region and sparking a fresh wave of bipartisan criticism over President Trump’s decision to pull U.S. forces out of the fight. Read full article:: Bashar Assad sends Syria troops to aid K...→

Mitch McConnell Slams Trump Again on Syria

Mitch McConnell Slams Trump Again on Syria

Saying "withdrawing American leadership" from the region "would only make a troubling situation much worse," Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., again ripped President Donald Trump's decision on Syria on Monday. Read full article:: Mitch McConnell Slams Trump Again on Syr...→

Trump orders Turkey sanctions; US scrambles for Syria exit

Targeting Turkey's economy, President Donald Trump announced sanctions Monday aimed at restraining the Turks' assault against Kurdish fighters and civilians in Syria -- an assault... Read full article:: Trump orders Turkey sanctions; US scramb...→

Who Are the Kurds, and Why Is Turkey Attacking Them in Syria?

Who Are the Kurds, and Why Is Turkey Attacking Them in Syria?

Why did Turkey invade? Why did America leave? How did the Kurds gain so much land? We answer 10 key questions about the Turkish invasion of northern Syria. Read full article:: Who Are the Kurds, and Why Is Turkey Att...→

Trump to impose sanctions on Turkey over actions in Syria

Trump to impose sanctions on Turkey over actions in Syria

10/14/2019 04:46 PM EDT... President Donald Trump announced Monday that he will issue an executive order imposing “powerful” sanctions against Turkey for its incursion into northeast Syria. Read full article:: Trump to impose sanctions on Turkey over...→

Trump to impose sanctions on Turkey over its actions in northeastern Syria

Trump to impose sanctions on Turkey over its actions in northeastern Syria

President Donald Trump is carrying out his threat to "decimate" the Turkish economy, in the wake of his decision to withdraw U.S. troops from northern Syria. Read full article:: Trump to impose sanctions on Turkey over...→

The Latest: Trump orders new sanctions on Turkey over Syria

The Latest: Trump orders new sanctions on Turkey over Syria

President Donald Trump says he's issuing new sanctions against Turkey, halting trade negotiations and raising steel tariffs in an effort to pressure Ankara to stop its ongoing offensive attack in Syria against Kurdish forces it views as a terrorist threat Read full article:: The Latest: Trump orders new sanctions o...→

Trump: Troops Leaving Syria Fight ISIS Revival in Region

President Donald Trump says the 1,000 American troops leaving Syria will remain in the region to help prevent revival of Islamic State.... Read full article:: Trump: Troops Leaving Syria Fight ISIS R...→

Marine who fought with Kurds blasts Trump move in Syria as betrayal

Marine who fought with Kurds blasts Trump move in Syria as betrayal

"As a guy who has fought alongside the Kurds," said former Marine Col. Andrew Milburn, "on an emotional level this is gut-wrenching." Read full article:: Marine who fought with Kurds blasts Trum...→

US Withdrawal From Syria a Betrayal of Kurds and Bad Policy

US Withdrawal From Syria a Betrayal of Kurds and Bad Policy

During the United Nations General Assembly last month president Trump in his speech pointed out that, "The future does not belong to globalists. The future belongs to patriots." Read full article:: US Withdrawal From Syria a Betrayal of K...→

Nancy Pelosi says she and Lindsey Graham agree on resolution to block Trump on Syria

Nancy Pelosi says she and Lindsey Graham agree on resolution to block Trump on Syria

Senator Lindsey Graham has been trying to dissuade the president from withdrawing all the remaining U.S. troops from Syria Read full article:: Nancy Pelosi says she and Lindsey Graham...→

Erdogan calls for NATO help in Syria; Trump, EU threaten sanctions - Breitbart

Oct. 14 (UPI) — Syrian forces swept into Kurdish areas in the country’s northeast on Monday amid flashes of fighting in minority-held areas Read full article:: Erdogan calls for NATO help in Syria; Tr...→

Lindsey Graham says Turkey's Erdogan

Lindsey Graham says Turkey's Erdogan "misjudged Trump" over Syria "and he sure as hell misjudged me"

The South Carolina senator and Trump ally slammed the president last week over the withdrawal of U.S. military support in Syria. Read full article:: Lindsey Graham says Turkey's Erdogan "mi...→

Fox News host says Trump

Fox News host says Trump "must realize he made a huge mistake" withdrawing troops from Syria

The president, who regularly watches and retweets positive sentiments voiced on the network, quickly responded to the comments made by "Fox & Friends" co-host Brian Kilmeade. Read full article:: Fox News host says Trump "must realize h...→

Liz Cheney tells Fox News Turkey invaded Syria because Democrats launched impeachment inquiry against Trump

Liz Cheney tells Fox News Turkey invaded Syria because Democrats launched impeachment inquiry against Trump

Trump gave Turkey the green light to invade northeastern Syria after a phone call with Turkish President Erdoğan last Sunday. Read full article:: Liz Cheney tells Fox News Turkey invaded...→

Trump: ‘Big sanctions on Turkey coming!’; president defiant in response to Syria criticism

Trump: ‘Big sanctions on Turkey coming!’; president defiant in response to Syria criticism

President Trump signaled Monday that “big sanctions” will hit Turkey in response to the NATO ally’s decision to bombard U.S.-allied Kurds in northern Syria. Read full article:: Trump: ‘Big sanctions on Turkey coming!’...→

Syria Live Updates: Assad’s Forces Move Into Area Hit by Turkey

Syria Live Updates: Assad’s Forces Move Into Area Hit by Turkey

Hours after reaching an agreement with Kurdish forces, the Syrian Army entered a key town near the Turkish border — a significant shift in the power dynamic. Read full article:: Syria Live Updates: Assad’s Forces Move ...→

Kurds announce deal with Assad after US withdrawal; Trump taunts Hunter Biden

Kurds announce deal with Assad after US withdrawal; Trump taunts Hunter Biden

Ugur Can/DHA via AP)... Good morning and welcome to Fox News First. Here's what you need to know as you start your Monday ... Read full article:: Kurds announce deal with Assad after US ...→

U.S.-based Kurds seek alliance with Syria, Russia to fend off Turkey’s military advance

U.S.-based Kurds seek alliance with Syria, Russia to fend off Turkey’s military advance

President Trump on Sunday ordered another pullback of U.S. troops inside Syria as a Turkish military invasion gains steam and the geopolitical situation deteriorates, with American-backed Kurdish forces now pursuing an alliance with Moscow and the government of Syrian dictator Bashar Assad. Read full article:: U.S.-based Kurds seek alliance with Syri...→

Kurds look to Syria for protection after U.S. pullout

Kurds look to Syria for protection after U.S. pullout

Turkish military personal carriers drive back from the Syrian border on Saturday. | Burak Kara/Getty Images... 10/13/2019 07:32 PM EDT Read full article:: Kurds look to Syria for protection after...→

Kurds announce deal with Damascus as Turkey pushes deep into Syria - Breitbart

Kurds announce deal with Damascus as Turkey pushes deep into Syria - Breitbart

Qamishli (Syria) (AFP) – Syria’s Kurds on Sunday announced a groundbreaking deal with Damascus on a Syrian troop deployment near the border Read full article:: Kurds announce deal with Damascus as Tur...→

Trump Orders Full Withdrawal of US Troops From Northern Syria

Trump Orders Full Withdrawal of US Troops From Northern Syria

President Donald Trump has ordered all U.S. troops to withdraw from the country's north to avoid a bloody conflict between Turkey and U.S.-backed Kurdish fighters that "gets worse by the hour," Defense Secretary Mark Esper said. Read full article:: Trump Orders Full Withdrawal of US Troop...→

Trump: ABC News Airing Fake Syria Bombing Video is a 'Real Disgrace'

Trump: ABC News Airing Fake Syria Bombing Video is a 'Real Disgrace'

President Donald Trump on Monday evening ripped ABC News for airing a video that purportedly showed a recent Turkish military operation against Kurdish civilians in northern Syria, which actually appears to have been filmed at a Kentucky gun range in 2017. Read full article:: Trump: ABC News Airing Fake Syria Bombin...→

Opinion | Trump Is Making Syria, and the Middle East, More Dangerous

Opinion | Trump Is Making Syria, and the Middle East, More Dangerous

As desperate Kurds ally with Assad, the specter of the Islamic State threatens again, and American power dims. Read full article:: Opinion | Trump Is Making Syria, and the...→

Turkey may have invaded Syria anyway even if Trump kept forces there, Brit Hume says

Turkey may have invaded Syria anyway even if Trump kept forces there, Brit Hume says

Turkish President Recep Erdogan may have ordered an incursion into Syria whether or not President Trump kept a small contingent of American forces there, according to Brit Hume. Read full article:: Turkey may have invaded Syria anyway eve...→

Iran says even Trump admits Middle East wars were the

Iran says even Trump admits Middle East wars were the "worst decision" as the U.S. exits Syria

Iran's national security adviser said that President Donald Trump and his officials have revealed "some truths which the country's governing body previously lacked the courage to accept and express." Read full article:: Iran says even Trump admits Middle East ...→

Trump doubles down on Syria withdrawal as criticism continues

Trump doubles down on Syria withdrawal as criticism continues

President Trump doubled down on his plan to pull remaining U.S. troops out of Syria — a move critics worry will jeopardize American allies and embolden enemies in the region. “As I have said,… Read full article:: Trump doubles down on Syria withdrawal a...→

‘Salute and move on’: Army chief warns troops grumbling over Trump Syria withdrawal

‘Salute and move on’: Army chief warns troops grumbling over Trump Syria withdrawal

Army Secretary Ryan D. McCarthy offered a pointed reminder to the troops Monday about obeying their commander in chief, amid open grumbling and criticism from current and former military members over President Trump’s abrupt decision to pull out of Syria last week. Read full article:: ‘Salute and move on’: Army chief warns t...→

Bashar Assad sends Syria troops to aid Kurds against Turkey

Syrian President Bashar Assad’s troops returned to northern Syria on Monday to back up Kurdish forces in their increasingly desperate fight with the Turkish military, marking a major geopolitical turning point for the region and sparking a fresh wave of bipartisan criticism over President Trump’s decision to pull U.S. forces out of the fight. Read full article:: Bashar Assad sends Syria troops to aid K...→

Mitch McConnell Slams Trump Again on Syria

Mitch McConnell Slams Trump Again on Syria

Saying "withdrawing American leadership" from the region "would only make a troubling situation much worse," Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., again ripped President Donald Trump's decision on Syria on Monday. Read full article:: Mitch McConnell Slams Trump Again on Syr...→

Trump Details Sanctions on Turkey in Response to Syria Attacking Kurds

Trump Details Sanctions on Turkey in Response to Syria Attacking Kurds

PrTrump said he would issue an executive order imposing economic sanctions on Turkey after Erdoğan invaded Syria to attack the Kurds. Read full article:: Trump Details Sanctions on Turkey in Res...→

Trump orders Turkey sanctions; US scrambles for Syria exit

Targeting Turkey's economy, President Donald Trump announced sanctions Monday aimed at restraining the Turks' assault against Kurdish fighters and civilians in Syria -- an assault... Read full article:: Trump orders Turkey sanctions; US scramb...→

Robert Reich: Trump is selling out America in Syria and beyond | Opinion

Robert Reich: Trump is selling out America in Syria and beyond | Opinion

Just consider Trump Towers Istanbul and remember: President Donald Trump's foreign policy decisions are always about Trump. Read full article:: Robert Reich: Trump is selling out Ameri...→

Who Are the Kurds, and Why Is Turkey Attacking Them in Syria?

Who Are the Kurds, and Why Is Turkey Attacking Them in Syria?

Why did Turkey invade? Why did America leave? How did the Kurds gain so much land? We answer 10 key questions about the Turkish invasion of northern Syria. Read full article:: Who Are the Kurds, and Why Is Turkey Att...→

Trump orders Turkey sanctions; U.S. scrambles for Syria exit

Trump orders Turkey sanctions; U.S. scrambles for Syria exit

WASHINGTON — Targeting Turkey's economy, President Donald Trump announced sanctions Monday aimed at restraining the Turks' assault against Kurdish fighters and civilians in Syria -- an assault Turkey Read full article:: Trump orders Turkey sanctions; U.S. scra...→

Trump to impose sanctions on Turkey over actions in Syria

Trump to impose sanctions on Turkey over actions in Syria

10/14/2019 04:46 PM EDT... President Donald Trump announced Monday that he will issue an executive order imposing “powerful” sanctions against Turkey for its incursion into northeast Syria. Read full article:: Trump to impose sanctions on Turkey over...→

Trump says he’ll impose sanctions on Turkey for Syria invasion

Trump says he’ll impose sanctions on Turkey for Syria invasion

President Trump on Monday said he would “soon” be issuing an executive order to impose sanctions on Turkey for invading Syria — which happened days after he announced the US was clearing the way by… Read full article:: Trump says he’ll impose sanctions on Tur...→

Trump to impose sanctions on Turkey over its actions in northeastern Syria

Trump to impose sanctions on Turkey over its actions in northeastern Syria

President Donald Trump is carrying out his threat to "decimate" the Turkish economy, in the wake of his decision to withdraw U.S. troops from northern Syria. Read full article:: Trump to impose sanctions on Turkey over...→

Republican Rep says Kurds allying with Syrian government

Republican Rep says Kurds allying with Syrian government "not an ideal outcome," but blames Congress over Trump

Following Trump's order to withdraw U.S. forces, the Kurds have allied with the Iranian and Russian-backed government of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad. Read full article:: Republican Rep says Kurds allying with S...→

The Latest: Trump orders new sanctions on Turkey over Syria

The Latest: Trump orders new sanctions on Turkey over Syria

President Donald Trump says he's issuing new sanctions against Turkey, halting trade negotiations and raising steel tariffs in an effort to pressure Ankara to stop its ongoing offensive attack in Syria against Kurdish forces it views as a terrorist threat Read full article:: The Latest: Trump orders new sanctions o...→

Trump authorizes sanctions against Turkey amid Syria incursion, calls for end to its 'destabilizing actions'

Trump authorizes sanctions against Turkey amid Syria incursion, calls for end to its 'destabilizing actions'

President Trump announced Monday afternoon that he will soon issue an executive order imposing sanctions on Turkey for its "destabilizing" offensive in Syria, amid a bipartisan outcry over the president's troop pullback earlier this year that endangered U.S.-aligned Kurdish forces. Read full article:: Trump authorizes sanctions against Turke...→

Trump: Troops Leaving Syria Fight ISIS Revival in Region

President Donald Trump says the 1,000 American troops leaving Syria will remain in the region to help prevent revival of Islamic State.... Read full article:: Trump: Troops Leaving Syria Fight ISIS R...→

Trump says the 1,000 American troops leaving Syria will remain in the region to help prevent revival of Islamic State | WTOP

Trump says the 1,000 American troops leaving Syria will remain in the region to help prevent revival of Islamic State | WTOP

President Donald Trump says the 1,000 American troops leaving Syria will remain in the region to help prevent revival of Islamic State. Read full article:: Trump says the 1,000 American troops lea...→

Marine who fought with Kurds blasts Trump move in Syria as betrayal

Marine who fought with Kurds blasts Trump move in Syria as betrayal

"As a guy who has fought alongside the Kurds," said former Marine Col. Andrew Milburn, "on an emotional level this is gut-wrenching." Read full article:: Marine who fought with Kurds blasts Trum...→

Trump to impose sanctions on Turkey amid GOP blowback to Syria troop withdrawal

Trump to impose sanctions on Turkey amid GOP blowback to Syria troop withdrawal

President Donald Trump said Monday he plans to sanction Turkey, a move apparently prompted after numerous Republican lawmakers repudiated him for withdrawing U.S. forces from Syria to make way for Turkey’s military operation. Read full article:: Trump to impose sanctions on Turkey amid...→

US Withdrawal From Syria a Betrayal of Kurds and Bad Policy

US Withdrawal From Syria a Betrayal of Kurds and Bad Policy

During the United Nations General Assembly last month president Trump in his speech pointed out that, "The future does not belong to globalists. The future belongs to patriots." Read full article:: US Withdrawal From Syria a Betrayal of K...→

Trump: Let Russia, China or ‘Napoleon Bonaparte’ protect Kurds

Trump: Let Russia, China or ‘Napoleon Bonaparte’ protect Kurds

President Trump on Monday continued to defend his decision to withdraw from northern Syria, tweeting that someone else could protect the Kurds, such as Russia, China — or even Napoleon. “After defe… Read full article:: Trump: Let Russia, China or ‘Napoleon Bo...→

Nancy Pelosi says she and Lindsey Graham agree on resolution to block Trump on Syria

Nancy Pelosi says she and Lindsey Graham agree on resolution to block Trump on Syria

Senator Lindsey Graham has been trying to dissuade the president from withdrawing all the remaining U.S. troops from Syria Read full article:: Nancy Pelosi says she and Lindsey Graham...→

Video: Trump tweets about fighting in Syria

Video: Trump tweets about fighting in Syria

President Donald Trump tweeted that he would sanction Turkey and that "Never ending wars will end!" Read full article:: Video: Trump tweets about fighting in Sy...→

Erdogan calls for NATO help in Syria; Trump, EU threaten sanctions - Breitbart

Oct. 14 (UPI) — Syrian forces swept into Kurdish areas in the country’s northeast on Monday amid flashes of fighting in minority-held areas Read full article:: Erdogan calls for NATO help in Syria; Tr...→

Trump and Erdogan

Trump and Erdogan "just got played" by Putin says terrorism expert, as Kurds in Syria strike a deal with Russia and Bashar al-Assad

Michael S. Smith II said that by allowing the Turkish invasion into northeastern Syria, Trump and Erdogan have played into Putin's hands. Read full article:: Trump and Erdogan "just got played" by P...→

Lindsey Graham says Turkey's Erdogan

Lindsey Graham says Turkey's Erdogan "misjudged Trump" over Syria "and he sure as hell misjudged me"

The South Carolina senator and Trump ally slammed the president last week over the withdrawal of U.S. military support in Syria. Read full article:: Lindsey Graham says Turkey's Erdogan "mi...→

Gen. Keane: Trump must tell Turkey to 'stop the killing' in Syria or face retaliation

Gen. Keane: Trump must tell Turkey to 'stop the killing' in Syria or face retaliation

Sanctions against Turkey are a positive step, but President Trump must take immediate and forceful action to deter the invasion of northern Syria, retired Gen. Jack Keane said Monday on "America's Newsroom." Read full article:: Gen. Keane: Trump must tell Turkey to 's...→

Fox News host says Trump

Fox News host says Trump "must realize he made a huge mistake" withdrawing troops from Syria

The president, who regularly watches and retweets positive sentiments voiced on the network, quickly responded to the comments made by "Fox & Friends" co-host Brian Kilmeade. Read full article:: Fox News host says Trump "must realize h...→

Trump Followed His Gut on Syria. Calamity Came Fast.

Trump Followed His Gut on Syria. Calamity Came Fast.

All the warnings were there. But President Trump’s reliance on his instincts, and his relationships, led him to ignore the consequences of a move that has emboldened Russia, Iran and the Islamic State. Read full article:: Trump Followed His Gut on Syria. Calamit...→

Liz Cheney tells Fox News Turkey invaded Syria because Democrats launched impeachment inquiry against Trump

Liz Cheney tells Fox News Turkey invaded Syria because Democrats launched impeachment inquiry against Trump

Trump gave Turkey the green light to invade northeastern Syria after a phone call with Turkish President Erdoğan last Sunday. Read full article:: Liz Cheney tells Fox News Turkey invaded...→

Trump: ‘Big sanctions on Turkey coming!’; president defiant in response to Syria criticism

Trump: ‘Big sanctions on Turkey coming!’; president defiant in response to Syria criticism

President Trump signaled Monday that “big sanctions” will hit Turkey in response to the NATO ally’s decision to bombard U.S.-allied Kurds in northern Syria. Read full article:: Trump: ‘Big sanctions on Turkey coming!’...→

Trump suggests Kurds are letting ISIS militants escape to draw US back into Syria

Trump suggests Kurds are letting ISIS militants escape to draw US back into Syria

President Trump on Monday suggested that Kurds are allowing Islamic State militants escape from prisons to lure the US back into Syria – a day after the administration ordered remaining troop… Read full article:: Trump suggests Kurds are letting ISIS mi...→

Syria Live Updates: Assad’s Forces Move Into Area Hit by Turkey

Syria Live Updates: Assad’s Forces Move Into Area Hit by Turkey

Hours after reaching an agreement with Kurdish forces, the Syrian Army entered a key town near the Turkish border — a significant shift in the power dynamic. Read full article:: Syria Live Updates: Assad’s Forces Move ...→

Kurds strike a deal with Putin and Assad in Syria:

Kurds strike a deal with Putin and Assad in Syria: "We had to choose between compromises and the genocide of our people"

It comes as further criticism was heaped on President Donald Trump—his actions described as "careless and callous" by former diplomat Brett McGurk. Read full article:: Kurds strike a deal with Putin and Assad...→

Kurds announce deal with Assad after US withdrawal; Trump taunts Hunter Biden

Kurds announce deal with Assad after US withdrawal; Trump taunts Hunter Biden

Ugur Can/DHA via AP)... Good morning and welcome to Fox News First. Here's what you need to know as you start your Monday ... Read full article:: Kurds announce deal with Assad after US ...→

Jim Hanson: To halt fighting between Turkey and Kurds in Syria and prevent return of ISIS, US must do THIS

Jim Hanson: To halt fighting between Turkey and Kurds in Syria and prevent return of ISIS, US must do THIS

Trump is right to oppose endless wars, but we must not cede the battlefield in Syria to our enemies and let ISIS create a new caliphate. Read full article:: Jim Hanson: To halt fighting between Tur...→

U.S.-based Kurds seek alliance with Syria, Russia to fend off Turkey’s military advance

U.S.-based Kurds seek alliance with Syria, Russia to fend off Turkey’s military advance

President Trump on Sunday ordered another pullback of U.S. troops inside Syria as a Turkish military invasion gains steam and the geopolitical situation deteriorates, with American-backed Kurdish forces now pursuing an alliance with Moscow and the government of Syrian dictator Bashar Assad. Read full article:: U.S.-based Kurds seek alliance with Syri...→

Kurds look to Syria for protection after U.S. pullout

Kurds look to Syria for protection after U.S. pullout

Turkish military personal carriers drive back from the Syrian border on Saturday. | Burak Kara/Getty Images... 10/13/2019 07:32 PM EDT Read full article:: Kurds look to Syria for protection after...→

Dems to Offer Joint Resolution Urging Trump to Reverse Syria Withdrawal

President Donald Trump's decision to withdraw U.S. troops from northeastern Syria ahead of a military incursion announced by Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has caused intense bipartisan backlash, and congressional Democrats will offer a resolution to urge Trump to... Read full article:: Dems to Offer Joint Resolution Urging Tr...→

Kurds announce deal with Damascus as Turkey pushes deep into Syria - Breitbart

Kurds announce deal with Damascus as Turkey pushes deep into Syria - Breitbart

Qamishli (Syria) (AFP) – Syria’s Kurds on Sunday announced a groundbreaking deal with Damascus on a Syrian troop deployment near the border Read full article:: Kurds announce deal with Damascus as Tur...→

Esper says Trump orders US troops to leave northern Syria | WTOP

Esper says Trump orders US troops to leave northern Syria | WTOP

WASHINGTON (AP) — Defense Secretary Mark Esper says President Donald Trump has ordered all U.S. troops in northern Syria to move south, but not leave the country. Esper tells CBS’ “Face the Nation” Read full article:: Esper says Trump orders US troops to lea...→

Trump Orders Full Withdrawal of US Troops From Northern Syria

Trump Orders Full Withdrawal of US Troops From Northern Syria

President Donald Trump has ordered all U.S. troops to withdraw from the country's north to avoid a bloody conflict between Turkey and U.S.-backed Kurdish fighters that "gets worse by the hour," Defense Secretary Mark Esper said. Read full article:: Trump Orders Full Withdrawal of US Troop...→